[Marital Rape] Wife cannot compel Parliament to prescribe punishment against her husband: Advocate Raj Kapoor

Making marital rape an offence has the potential to destroy the institution of marriage which is not only a union between two individuals, but also affects the children as well as the entire family, he said.
Delhi High Court, Marital rape
Delhi High Court, Marital rape

A wife cannot compel parliament to prescribe a particular punishment against her husband just to satisfy her ego, advocate Raj Kapoor told the Delhi High Court in the marital rape case hearing on Tuesday [RIT Foundation v Union of India].

Want to read the full story?

We’re glad you’re enjoying this story. Subscribe to any of our plans to continue reading the story.

Already have an account? Sign In

Related Stories

No stories found.
Bar and Bench - Indian Legal news
www.barandbench.com